|PSA welcomes former Senator Evan Bayh|
Sept. 3rd - PSA welcomes former Senator Evan Bayh to speak to the eleventh class of the Congressional Partnership Program at a private, off-the-record dinner.
|The Iran Forum Series|
An unprecedented coalition of eight Washington think tanks hosted three discussions on the pivotal diplomacy to coincide with the last three rounds of talks. The coalition includes the U.S. Institute of Peace, RAND, the Woodrow Wilson Center, the Arms Control Association, the Center for a New American Security, the Stimson Center, the Partnership for a Secure America, the Ploughshares Fund, and staff from the Brookings Institution and the Center for Non-Proliferation Studies.
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|PSA/USIP - Afghanistan's Election, America's Choices - David Sedney & Dr. Andrew Wilder|
JUNE 5 - PSA/USIP will host an off-the-record dinner with David Sedney (former DASD for Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Central Asia) and Dr. Andrew Wilder to explore issues surrounding the upcoming Afghan presidential runoff election, the future of U.S. engagement in the country, and the role of Congress during and after Afghanistan's presidential transition.
|PSA/ASAP Panel Discussion: Afghan Elections and the Future of US-Afghan Relations|
BROADCAST ON C-SPAN 3
APR 7- Join PSA and ASAP for a panel discussion on the upcoming Afghan elections and their potential implications on future relations featuring Lisa Curtis Senior Research Fellow at the Heritage Foundation, Omar Samad former Afghan Ambassador to Canada and France and Senior Fellow at the New America Foundation, Jed Ober Director of Programs at Democracy International, and moderated by Caroline Wadhams Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress.
|Spring 2014 Congressional Partnership Program Retreat|
MAY 10 & 11 - PSA Congressional Program participants joined an all-star group of foreign policy and national security experts for a weekend of thought provoking discussions and bipartisan team-building. Speakers included: Hon. Grant Aldonas, Dr. Henry Gaffney, Amb. Tom Graham, Paul Grove, Dr. Christina Lin, Amb. Steven Pifer, Michael Schiffer.
|At the Table: Perspectives on Iran Negotiations from Two Former U.S. Negotiators|
FEB 7 - PUBLIC EVENT Nicholas Burns (Former Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs, 2005-2008) and Robert Einhorn (Former State Department Special Advisor for Nonproliferation and Arms Control, 2009-2013) - two former U.S. negotiators on Iran - joined PSA for a bipartisan discussion on the recent international agreement with Iran, prospects for a long-term deal, and their first-hand experiences with this critical issue.
|Back to Bipartisanship|
Partnership for a Secure America has created an undergraduate discussion and skills workshop for DC-area students and Capitol Hill interns! This program will provide the skills and knowledge necessary for you, our future leaders, to learn to work across the aisle. Learn to negotiate like a world class diplomat, speak like the president elect, and write communications from experienced professionals.